Defence minister Bakayoko in hot waters as Endeavour uncovers theft at Agbaou gold mine
The extent of theft at the Ivorian gold mine Agbaou revealed by the site operator Endeavour Mining has caused headache for Societe ivoirienne de securite Puissance 6 , a security firm with ties to defence minister Hamed Bakayoko. [...]
Who can stop Amadou Gon Coulibaly in 2020?
Though in public he is still maintaining the suspense over whether he will run again for president in 2020, Alassane Ouattara is freely admitting in private that he ultimately wants his longstanding ally and current prime minister Amadou Gon Coulibaly [. [...]
How Chinese business is winning over Alassane Ouattara
Abidjan - France's traditional market place - is increasingly turning towards China, which has several important local figures lobbying on its behalf. An investigation. Infrastructure - Currently neck and neck with Beijing in its commercial stronghold south of the Sahara, [. [...]